About Us


BERTON N. RING, P.C. (“BNR, P.C.”) is a boutique litigation firm that has been providing aggressive and effective legal representation to individuals and businesses in civil matters since 1982, with specialties including consumer law, housing, real estate, commercial, and probate matters. We are especially proud of our extensive experience in all stages of litigation, including evidentiary hearings, administrative hearings, trials, appeals, and arbitrations. Our members have are experienced winners of both bench and jury trials, as well as arbitrations. However, our commitment to your cause does not end at the trial court level; we have written and argued numerous appeals, preparing both briefs and motions.

You can rest assured your case is in good hands with Berton N. Ring, P.C. Our firm has engaged in litigation against both small and large corporations, individuals and insurance companies. A supervising Judge of Circuit Court of Cook County even referred to Mr. Ring as “one of the leading practitioners in the area of the Residential Landlord and Tenant Ordinance of the City of Chicago.”

Support Staff

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At Berton N. Ring, P.C., we recognize that not all cases are the same—and that goes for billing as well. Flat fees (routine uncontested matters), contingency (our fee is based upon success of the case), modified contingency, hourly billing, and deferred hourly billing are all available, depending on the nature of your case, and determined at the time we commence representation. Our current hourly rates range from $225 – $625 for attorneys, and $75 – $125 for paralegal services and experienced law students. Berton N. Ring, P.C. is also a member of the Illinois Trade Association, and our services are available through barter in compliance with the IRS rules. Reduced hourly fees, with success bonuses, are also available to credit worthy clients, or in cases of material value.